The median annual wage of information security analysts, web developers, and computer network architects was $75,660 in May 2010. The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $43,190, and the top 10 percent earned more than $119,940.
A survey by Robert Half Technology estimated the salary of data security analysts to be between $89,000 and $121,500 in 2012 and a systems or network security administrator’s wages to be between $85,000 and $117,750.
The same survey estimated that a network architect makes between $95,500 and $137,000 in 2012.
Web developers make between $61,250 and $99,250 in 2012 according to Robert Half Technology.
Most information security analysts, web developers, and computer network architects work full time. Information security analysts sometimes have to be on call outside of normal business hours in case of an emergency at their organization.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition